Julie Holland Mortimer

Department of Economics
Boston College
Chestnut Hill, MA  02467
Phone: (617) 552-3676
Fax: (617) 552-2308
email: julie.mortimer.2@bc.edu

 

 

  

 

 

Curriculum Vitae:

 February 7, 2014.

Current Working Papers Available for Download:

Conlon, C. and J. Mortimer, "Effects of Product Availability: Experimental Evidence.'' Updated: October 9th, 2010.
 PDF File for download. Online Appendix.

Conlon, C. and J. Mortimer, "Efficiency and Foreclosure Effects of All-Units Discounts: Empirical Evidence.'' Updated: June, 2014.  PDF File for download.

Conlon, C. and J. Mortimer, "An Experimental Approach to Merger Evaluation.'' Updated: November, 2013.  PDF File for download.

Versions of Published Papers Available for Download:

Conlon, C. and J. Mortimer, (2013) "Demand Estimation Under Incomplete Product Availability," American Economic Journal-Microeconomics, Vol. 5(4), pp. 1-30. PDF File for download. (December 6, 2012 version.)

Ho, J., K. Ho, and J. Mortimer (2012), "The Use of Full-line Forcing Contracts in the Video Rental Industry," American Economic Review, Vol. 102(2), pp. 686-719.
(Previously circulated under the title "Welfare Effects of Full-line Forcing Contracts in the Video Rental Industry.")
 PDF File for download. (January 17, 2011 version.)

Ho, J., K. Ho, and J. Mortimer (2012), "Analyzing the Welfare Impacts of Full-line Forcing Contracts," Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 60(3), pp. 468-498.
 PDF File for download. (September 23, 2011 version.)

Mortimer, J., Nosko, C., and A. Sorensen (2012), "Supply Responses to Digital Distribution: Recorded Music and Live Performances." Information Economics and Policy, Vol. 24(1), pp. 3-14.
 PDF File for download. (October 1, 2010 version.)

Ioannou, I., J. Mortimer, and R. Mortimer (2011), "The Effects of Capacity on Sales Under Alternative Vertical Contracts," Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 59(1), pp. 117-154.
 PDF File for download. (September 18, 2009 version.)

Mortimer, J. (2008), "Vertical Contracts in the Video Rental Industry," The Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 75, pp. 165-199.
(Previously circulated under the title "The Effect of Revenue-Sharing Contracts on Welfare in Vertically-Separated Markets: Evidence from the Video Rental Industry.")
 PDF File for download. (December 1, 2006 version.)

Mortimer, J. (2007), "Price Discrimination, Copyright Law and Technological Innovation: Evidence from the Introduction of DVDs," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 122, pp. 1307-50.
 PDF File for download. (November 17, 2006 version.)

V. J. Hotz, G. Imbens, and J. Mortimer, (2005), "Predicting the Efficacy of Future Training Programs Using Past Experiences at Other Locations," Journal of Econometrics, Vol. 125, pp. 241 - 70.
Previous version available at: NBER Technical Working Paper #T0238.

Work in Progress:

Conlon, C., Doraszelski, U., and J. Mortimer, "The Economic Impact of Technological Innovations in Product Availability.''

Additional Materials:

Conlon, C. and J. Mortimer, "Field Experiments on Product Availability," April, 2009:
 Powerpoint slides from the Better Vendor's Association meeting at NAMA.

Courses:

Economics 353  Topics in Industrial Organization: Theory and Applications (Undergraduate IO).

Economics 854   Empirical Industrial Organization (Graduate IO).